What's on inWatford

Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

28
NOV
1 Big Night Out Pub Crawl - Ending at Ministry
1 Big Night Out Meeting Point, Verve Bar

Join us on a series of epic pub crawls ending at the worlds most famous nightclub.Accompanied by expert guides youll be taken to 5 of the best bars and clubs in the West‐end where youll receive queue jump entry a free shot…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02078 369995
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28
NOV
An Intimate Evening With Morcheeba
02 Shepherds Bush Empire

Tickets now on saleMorcheeba perhaps the most groove orientated act that defined a generation. The distinct mix of Skye Edwards fluid vocals and laid‐back mix of fusion funk and blues created a trip hop band with a difference pioneering a whole new…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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28
NOV
Being As An Ocean At The Underworld Camden
The Underworld Camden

The Underworld presents‐Being As An Oceanplus supportPrice: £13.50 adv.Doors: 6pmCurfew: 10:15pm.About:Being as an Ocean is an American rock band from Alpine California formed in 2011. They are currently signed to InVogue Records. They have released two full‐length albums Dear G‐d and How…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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28
NOV
Bonobo
Alexandra Palace

Musician DJ and producer Bonobo AKA Simon Green has also recorded and performed DJ sets under the name Barakas. First releasing the song Terrapin in 2001 he has since become one of the pioneers…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

28
NOV
Comedy Carnival
Bar Rumba

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Friday and Saturday night. Tonights show features by four comedians. Party packages with food are also available for group bookings. Doors 7pm Nightclub 10pm‐3am. Happy Hour from 7pm‐8pm.Artists Speakers: Alistair Barrie…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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28
NOV
Daedelus Live Set + Darkstar and More
The Scala

DAEDELUSBrainfeeder L.A. Exclusive Archimedes SetLA Producer Daedelus is An inventor. A creator. Using a ridiculous variety of samples recombining sounds from an eclectic palette into an innovative genre all of his own Daedelus crafts some frankly unbelievable beats in front…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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28
NOV
Heavenly Social
The Social

Every Friday ‐ Heavenly SocialDJs: Heavenly Jukebox guestsCelebrating 15 years on Little Portland St every Friday night ‐ soul disco house hip hop dancehall rock n roll afrobeat and more.Guests playing alongside the Heavenly Jukebox so far this year have included…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07737 628638
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28
NOV
Jubilee Club feat. Pulled Apart By Horses
Camden Barfly

POST YOUR NAMES ON THE WALL FOR GUEST LIST at http:po.stJUB1128Londons best Indie Rock and Roll Club NightDJs Downstairs Live Bands Upstairs Drinks from £1.80Feat: Pulled Apart by Horses DJ Set KNIGHTS The Zipheads Star Scream …

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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28
NOV
Juicebox
Bloomsbury Lanes

THE SCRUFFhttps:www.facebook.comscruffstuffA sartorially elegant three piece from Bedford England The Scruff are steeped in the English tradition of quirky guitar‐pop evoking the classic song writing of The Kinks and The Jam and the prime Brit‐Pop hooks of Blur and Supergrass with a…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02071 831979
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28
NOV
Little Havana: featuring Roberto Pla
Floridita

Hot live authentic bands heat up the venue to make this one of the best nights in London to come dancing to.Roberto Pla10pm ‐ 12:30amThe Godfather of Latin music in the UK and Colombian master percussionist.Born in Barranquilla Colombia in the 60s…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144050
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28
NOV
Los Pacaminos
The Half Moon, Putney

They started as a practice band playing when other musical commitments allowed. Top musicians just playing for fun.Word got around as word does and soon the band started playing gigs.At least one member of this highly respected group will be very familiar.…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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28
NOV
METAL MADNESS Night in Camden
The Fiddler's Elbow

A huge event with some seriously talented Metal bands on offer in Camdens favourite real live music venuePLAYING LIVE AND LOUD;The Counter ArmadaMelodic metalcore5 Piece Mancunian Melodic Metalcore band from ManchesterUK.Formed in December 2013 recently dropped their debut EP. For fans of…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07877 798233
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28
NOV
MKM Collective On 28th November
Quaglinos

Enjoy the decadent surroundings of a luxuriously refurbished iconic venue.Free entrance on the door subject to availability.For advance dinner reservations call 0207 930 6767Live music from 10:30pm with some of Londons best DJs turning up the volume till late. MKM CollectiveMiss Kelly…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02079 306767
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28
NOV
Motown Soul Party
The Winning Post Inn

The Original 30 Plus Party Scene.... The Very Best Venue Around.... The Very Best Motown Soul Club Around..... Huge Dance Floor.... Reasonably Priced Well Stocked and Staffed Bar... Loads of Seating.... Ample Parking... Air Con... Friendly Staff... Great Music Played By…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01903 788711
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28
NOV
Scroobius Pip presents We.Are.Lizards
Proud Camden

djsSroobius PipYO LDN djsWarren PeaceRedshift RebelsPush Music SessionThe NestDestruction Dmc SuperstarLiveSinahRainbow Tigers & SupportFree Entry B4 9 £5 AfterProudProud CamdenNorth London…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 823867
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28
NOV
SOPHIE BARKER
The Elgin

Having previously sung with the likes of Zero 7 Groove Armada and David Guetta Sophies new sound goes back to the roots with an organic song led style sure to dazzle back at The Elgin.Listen https:soundcloud.comsophie‐barkerInfo https:www.facebook.comsophiebarkermusicFREE ENTRY 8.30PMGreat food is central…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02076 255511
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28
NOV
The Official Alexandra Palace After Party
Scala

DISCOUNTED TICKETS FOR BONOBO ALEXANDRA PALACE TICKET‐HOLDERS To celebrate one of the greatest shows of the year and of the final date of Bonobos North Border tour at Alexandra Palace which is now SOLD OUT Soundcrash carry on the party at The…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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28
NOV
The Purple Lights, Under The Sun, Pistol Kings
Spice Of Life

Hosted by HOT VOX at this renowned central Soho venue these bands are causing a stir all around London.Headlining the night is The Purple Lights. Prevailing husky lead vocals accompanied by animated acoustic guitar melodies heroically punching above its weight fused with…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02074 377013
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28
NOV
Accolade
St. James Theatre

Accolade at St. James Theatre in London on Friday 28 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Queen Elizabeth Hall

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor will be performing live Comedy at Queen Elizabeth Hall on the Friday 28 November 2014 in London Greater London. Buy tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor online.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Beardyman
KOKO Camden

Beardyman at KOKO Camden in London on Friday 28 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for Beardyman…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Billy Elliot
Victoria Palace Theatre

Billy Elliot the Musical is an award winning musical that first premiered back in 2005 in Londons West End. It is based on the film Billy Elliot which was released in 2000. The story is…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Billy Elliot London
Victoria Palace Theatre

Billy Elliot London at Victoria Palace Theatre live on Friday 28 November 2014 in London Greater London. For tickets to see Billy Elliot London at Victoria Palace Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Billy Elliot The Musical
Victoria Palace Theatre

Based on the Oscar nominated film Billy Elliot ‐ The Musical tells the inspirational story of one boys dedication to his dream of dancing against all odds.The story is set in the north of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life in a brand new West End musical directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes. Featuring ingenious stagecraft…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Dan Baird and Homemade Sin
Bush Hall

Dan Baird and Homemade Sin appears live in London Greater London at Bush Hall on Friday 28 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch Dan Baird and Homemade Sin at Bush Hall see the list of tickets available for Dan Baird…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Dan Baird Homemade Sin
Bush Hall

Dan Baird Homemade Sin performs live at Bush Hall in London Greater London on Friday 28 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Dan Baird Homemade Sin at Bush Hall now.…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Don Quixote
Royal Opera House

Don Quixote at Royal Opera House in London on Friday 28 November 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Gary Numan
Hammersmith Apollo

Gary Numan was a pioneer in the early electronic scene confounding the contemporary music press with his androgynous stage presence and signature technique of feeding synthesizer hooks through guitar effect pedals. His most famous single…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Ghost Stories
Arts Theatre London

Ghost Stories at Arts Theatre London in London on Friday 28 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ghost Stories live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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